park ranger

noun

Definition of park ranger

:a person in charge of managing and protecting part of a national park

Word by Word Definitions

park play
  1. : an enclosed piece of ground stocked with game and held by royal prescription or grant

  2. : a tract of land that often includes lawns, woodland, and pasture attached to a country house and is used as a game preserve and for recreation

  3. : a piece of ground in or near a city or town kept for ornament and recreation

  1. : to enclose in a park

  2. : to bring (a vehicle) to a stop and keep standing at the edge of a public way

  3. : to leave temporarily on a public way or in a parking lot or garage

ranger play
  1. : the keeper of a British royal park or forest

  2. : forest ranger

  3. : one that ranges


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